Trapper John, M.D. Season 4

Season 4

Trapper John, M.D. Season 4

First Air Date: September 26, 1982

First Aired on    :   1982
Episodes    :   22 episodes



Episodes

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4x22 South Side Story (April 03, 1983)


Gonzo runs out of gas in front of a decrepit apartment building where a woman has been injured on the broken stairs. When he traces ownership to SFM and brings it to the board, they agree to do something - tear down the building and put up condos.


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4x21 Friends in High Places (March 27, 1983)


Gonzo starts dating a high society woman who tries to convince him to leave the hospital and set up a private practice. She also talks him into selling the Titanic to Jackpot.


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4x20 Primetime (March 20, 1983)


Gonzo's mother introduces him to her new boyfriend, a sportswriter his age. Gonzo is not happy about the situation.


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4x19 Blue Genes (March 13, 1983)


Trapper fears an epidemic after the leader of a research project becomes mysteriously ill.


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4x18 Pasts Imperfect (a.k.a.) Past Imperfect (February 20, 1983)


A woman from Riverside's past is obsessed with him.


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4x17 The Spy Who Bugged Me (February 13, 1983)


Gonzo's professional confidence and bedside manner are affected by a malpractice lawsuit, after a young patient asserts he has begun to feel worse from an emergency operation made him. A patient is mistaken for a hospital inspector.


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4x16 Forget Me Not (January 30, 1983)


A brilliant surgeon begins suffering from bouts of forgetful and disoriented behavior.


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4x15 Hear Today, Gone Tomorrow (January 23, 1983)


An emotionally troubled musician is released much too early from the hospital. Nurse Shoop suffers a hearing loss.


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4x14 It Only Hurts When I Love (January 16, 1983)


When Gloria Brancusi learns that Andrea, the orphan girl, has come back to the hospital as a patient her first reaction is to run away. Gloria has second thoughts after deciding to adopt the troubled orphan.


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4x13 Baby on the Line (January 09, 1983)


A baby admitted to the hospital for a urinary tract infection turns out to be a hermaphrodite, sparking a battle between the parents over which sex it should be.


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4x12 Life, Death and Vinnie Duncan (January 02, 1983)


Vinnie Duncan, Gonzo's good friend, leads a fund campaign for rare-disease drugs.


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4x11 Russians and Ruses (December 19, 1982)


A Soviet diplomat is admitted with pain from a liver tumor.


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4x10 Getting to Know You (December 12, 1982)


Talented neurosurgeon Russ Brandis enduring a deadly disease and fits of rage he shows are due to the drugs he must take. The surgeon's personal problems are uncovered as Riverside and Gonzo try to recruit him for the hospital staff.


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4x09 The Good Life (November 28, 1982)


Doctor Albright dies from a heart attack. Gonzo and Shoop send Trapper on vacation to Geneva Springs. While Trapper substitutes for a small-town doctor, Riverside is fired and a former patient of Trapper's needs heart surgery.


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4x08 Thanks for Giving (November 21, 1982)


On a foggy Thanksgiving, Slocum hits Trapper with his car. As John fights for his life, staff members recall (in flashbacks) reasons they have to be thankful for his friendship and help.


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4x07 The Ransom (November 07, 1982)


A bitter former hospital employee takes Riverside hostage and demands $1 million ransom.


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4x06 You Pays Your Money (October 31, 1982)


A miserly industrialist with an obsession for anonymity badgers the hospital staff.


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4x05 The Object of My Affliction (October 24, 1982)


Jackpot recommends surgery for a man who suffers from Munchhausen's disease, a psychological disorder which leads him to fake symptoms.


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4x04 Three on a Mismatch (October 17, 1982)


Trapper falls for a hospital scrubwoman Slocum falls for a patient.


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4x03 Truth and Consequences (2) (October 10, 1982)



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4x02 Truth and Consequences (1) (October 03, 1982)



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4x01 Don't Rain on My Charade (September 26, 1982)


When Melanie's mother comes for a surprise visit, Trapper learns that Melanie has kept their divorce a secret from her for the last six years. Gonzo suggests that a doctor should work as a nurse for a week to get a better idea of the problems they are having, and he gets volunteered for the job.




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